Accession Number : AD0669341

Title :   ESTIMATES OF AIRCRAFT CHARACTERISTICS WITH SOME IMPLICATIONS FOR COST ANALYSIS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Fisk,Donald M.

Report Date : APR 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : Three characteristics are considered: maximum speed, gross takeoff weight, and maximum thrust. The discussion is divided into three parts: errors in estimates, impact of these errors on cost analysis, and implications and suggestions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIRCRAFT, *COSTS), VELOCITY, TAKEOFF, WEIGHT, THRUST, COST EFFECTIVENESS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, ERRORS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE